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  1. New students begin college experience at Centenary engaging in book discussionRead the original story

    Friday Aug 15 | The Jersey Journal

    ... before their first day of classes having a discussion about Centenary's common book, "Behind the Beautiful Forevers" by Katherine Boo. This year's project was spearheaded by Robert Battistini, assistant professor of English, Noah Haiduc-Dale, ...

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  2. Gavi Singh Chera to Make Professional Debut in National...Read the original story

    Jul 30, 2014 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Gavi Singh Chera, a member of the National Youth Theatre 's Playing Up course in 2014, will make his professional stage debut at the National Theatre in David Hare 's new play Behind the Beautiful Forevers, alongside Meera Syal and Stephanie Street, directed by Rufus Norris .

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  3. John - National TheatreRead the original story

    Jul 7, 2014 | IndieLondon

    ... m's musical Here Lies Love , which opens the new Dorfman Theatre (formerly the Cottesloe); and Behind the Beautiful Forevers , based on the book by Katherine Boo and starring Meera Syal.

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  4. Business bookshelf: 'Factory Man'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 5, 2014 | Star Tribune

    ... a class with other runaway debuts like Laura Hillenbrand's "Seabiscuit" and Katherine Boo's "Behind the Beautiful Forevers." These nonfiction narratives are more stirring and dramatic than most novels. Macy went looking for mountain families who had ...

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  5. U.K.'s National Theatre Announces New Productions & Dates for Here Lies Love TransferRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 1, 2014 | Broadway

    ... night is set for October 13. The National's upcoming season will also include David Hare's Behind the Beautiful Forevers and Robert Louis Stevenson's Treasure Island . Incoming National artistic director Rufus Norris will helm Hare's Behind the ...

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  6. About Town | 6-3-14Read the original story

    Jun 3, 2014 | West Hawaii Today

    ... the Sky" by Eleanor Morse. The nonfiction book club will gather at 6 p.m. June 24 to review "Behind the Beautiful Forevers" by Katherine Boo. The fiction book club meets the second Tuesday of each month, and the nonfiction group meets the fourth ...

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  7. About Town | 6-3-14Read the original story

    Jun 3, 2014 | West Hawaii Today

    ... the Sky" by Eleanor Morse. The nonfiction book club will gather at 6 p.m. June 24 to review "Behind the Beautiful Forevers" by Katherine Boo. The fiction book club meets the second Tuesday of each month, and the nonfiction group meets the fourth ...

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  8. Royalton Players celebrates 50th anniversary with food and song: North Royalton Morning UpdateRead the original story

    May 13, 2014 | Cleveland.com

    ... North Royalton branch library , 5071 Wallings Road, will host a coffee and conversation about "Behind the Beautiful Forevers," by Katherine Boo , at 7 p.m. Wednesday. Call 440-237-3800.

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  9. Hall Center announces Humanities Lecture Series speakers for 2014-2015Read the original story

    May 7, 2014 | University of Kansas

    ... Prize, a MacArthur "Genius" grant and a National Magazine Award for Feature Writing. Her book "Behind the Beautiful Forevers: Life, Death, and Hope in a Mumbai Undercity" was a smash New York Times best-seller and is the recipient of the National ...

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  10. Mere pass space haiRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2014 | The Indian Express

    ... popular culture and serious literature. From Suketu Mehta (Maximum City) to Katherine Boo (Behind the Beautiful Forevers) through Gregory David Roberts's Shantaram and Danny Boyle's Slumdog Millionaire, Mumbai is our most studied, psychoanalysed, ...

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  11. "It's the people that keep you going back"Read the original story

    Apr 20, 2014 | The Millions (A Blog about Books)

    Here's a wonderful way to spend 77 minutes: the NYPL posted the entire video of a conversation between Adrian Nicole LeBlanc and Behind the Beautiful Forevers author Katherine Boo .

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  12. City will host paper-shredding event for residents: Brecksville Morning UpdateRead the original story

    Apr 18, 2014 | Cleveland.com

    ... , 9089 Brecksville Road, will host a book discussion from 7:30-9 p.m. April 23. The book is "Behind the Beautiful Forevers" by Katherine Boo . Call 440-526-1102 . Congratulations to Casey Smith, a teacher at Hilton School in the ...

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  13. New in paperback: 'Behind the Beautiful Forevers,'...Read the original story

    Apr 11, 2014 | Cleveland.com

    It's fair to be wary of Katherine Boo's "Behind the Beautiful Forevers: Life, Death, and Hope in a Mumbai Undercity" .

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  14. Park Slope Planner: The Best Events April 10-13Read the original story

    Apr 10, 2014 | Park Slope Stoop

    ... Katherine Boo will be in conversation with author Amy Waldmanfor for the paperback debut of Behind the Beautiful Forevers: Life, Death, and Hope in a Mumbai Undercity , a hard-hitting and emotionally charged chronicle of children and families ...

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  15. Katherine Boo talks economic corruption and immersion reporting in India and AmericaRead the original story

    Feb 26, 2014 | Colorado Springs Independent

    ... money earned to help the urban poor in the Indian slum of Annawadi, the focus of her book Behind the Beautiful Forevers: Life, Death, and Hope in a Mumbai Undercity , which was widely praised and won the 2012 National Book Award. "I don't kid ...

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  16. Ralph Fiennes to return to UK's National TheatreRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 20, 2014 | Newsday

    ... announced Thursday that Hare's adaptation of Katherine Boo's acclaimed book about Mumbai, "Behind the Beautiful Forevers," will open in November. Stoppard's as-yet-untitled play will run from January 2015. Fiennes -- currently onscreen in Wes ...

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  17. Hytner to End Run at National Theatre with New Tom Stoppard PlayRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 21, 2014 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... final season will also feature 10 world premieres, including a new play from David Hare , Behind the Beautiful Forevers, based on Katherine Boo's novel about Mumbai, which will have its premiere at the Olivier this November. Rufus Norris , Hytner's ...

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  18. Ralph Fiennes at National TheatreRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 20, 2014 | Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News

    ... presented in the season announced today, with his adaptation of Katherine Boo's acclaimed book Behind The Beautiful Forevers about Mumbai. The season also includes a trilogy about 15th-century Scottish kings, a co-production with the National ...

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  19. Ralph Fiennes Returns to London Stage in 'Man and Superman'Read the original story

    Mar 20, 2014 | Hollywood Reporter

    ... Theatre of Great Britain. Incoming artistic director Norris will stage David Hare 's new play, Behind the Beautiful Forevers , in November, based on Katherine Boo 's Mumbai-set National Book Award winner. Hytner will direct an untitled new Tom ...

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  20. Helen McCrory, New Stoppard Play & More Set for Hytner's Final National Theatre SeasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 20, 2014 | Broadway

    ... the 15th century and play in the Olivier Theatre from September. A new play from David Hare, Behind the Beautiful Forevers , adapted from the book by Katherine Boo and directed by incoming artistic director Rufus Norris, will open at the Olivier in ...

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